Immigration Law Consequences of Criminal Cases
Criminal prosecution or conviction can have serious consequences for residents of Minneapolis and St. Paul and greater Minnesota who are not U.S. citizens. You could face:
- Deportation (Removal),
- Denial of Naturalization, and-or suffer a
- Bar to Re-Entry,
- Other, such as renewal and upgrade problems,
if your criminal defense case is not handled properly by a lawyer experienced in preventing immigration problems by managing the criminal case in the best way.
Even if you are a Permanent Resident you can be removed or deported as the result of a criminal charge. Do not let this happen to you. The best way to prevent criminal-law related immigration problems is to prevent them by getting the triggering result in the criminal case, first, before it is too late. Gallagher has been successful in doing this for his people many times, for many years.
Thomas Gallagher has represented many non-citizens accused of committing crimes in Minnesota, over his 30 years of experience in criminal law, and has taught other lawyers how to avoid immigration law problems by best handling the criminal case. Generally his clients also consult an immigration lawyer, who works with Gallagher. It is essential that the criminal defense lawyer have a working knowledge of immigration law issues and consequences, and be able to work with a client’s immigration lawyer as well, in order to achieve the best possible outcome in a given case.
Gallagher Criminal Defense Services offers up to one-half hour free initial consultation to discuss how he can help you avoid a difficult immigration case by managing the criminal case properly. Call 612-333-1500.
Thomas Gallagher has represented non-citizen clients from the following groups: